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Who Is Paying the Policy Debt?

By Martin Abrams | January 27, 2023 |

Everyone! There is a technology concept called the “tech debt.” …

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Let’s Return Risk to the Risk Based Approach

By Martin Abrams | October 24, 2022 | Comments Off on Let’s Return Risk to the Risk Based Approach

Professor Lokke Moerel is right.  The European data protection commissioners…

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There are Many Reasons to Worry About Data Transfers, but the Austrian DPA Second Google Analytics Decision Should not be one of Them

By Lynn Goldstein | May 4, 2022 | Comments Off on There are Many Reasons to Worry About Data Transfers, but the Austrian DPA Second Google Analytics Decision Should not be one of Them

noyb’s posting that the “risk-based approach” to data transfers has…

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Stewardship Is Still the Key

By Martin Abrams | February 8, 2022 | Comments Off on Stewardship Is Still the Key

The ability for iPhone users to control tracking will have…

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A Pivotal Event in Data Protection Law

By Martin Abrams | December 6, 2021 | Comments Off on A Pivotal Event in Data Protection Law

The recently completed UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media &…

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UK Alters the Trajectory for Global Data Protection Objectives

By Martin Abrams | September 15, 2021 | Comments Off on UK Alters the Trajectory for Global Data Protection Objectives

The UK Government’s consultation, “Data:  A New Direction” (“Consultation”), reframes…

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Does the Conduct of Observation Merit Dedicated Legislation?

By Martin Abrams | September 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Does the Conduct of Observation Merit Dedicated Legislation?

Do pervasive watching and recording cause risks to individuals and…

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When Data Protection Is Not About Data Protection

By Martin Abrams | August 25, 2021 | Comments Off on When Data Protection Is Not About Data Protection

Data protection law is not always about data protection or…

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My Head Spins – UK Gets Adequacy As Task Force Says GDPR Must Change

By Martin Abrams | June 28, 2021 | Comments Off on My Head Spins – UK Gets Adequacy As Task Force Says GDPR Must Change

The EU Commission today (June 28, 2021) announced that the…

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Enforcement: To Be Effective, One Needs to be Selective

By Martin Abrams | April 7, 2021 | Comments Off on Enforcement: To Be Effective, One Needs to be Selective

Richard Thomas, when he was Information Commissioner of the United…

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